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Job Code:200959
Job Title:SENIOR FORKLIFT OPERATOR
Job Category:LOGISTICS/DISTRIBUTION/WAREHOUSING
Location:MARKHAM, ON

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POSITION TITLE:

Senior Forklift Operator

 

JOB CATEGORY:

Logistics/Distribution/Warehousing

 

INDUSTRY:

Food & Beverage

 

LOCATION:

Markham, ON

 

DATE:

July 4, 2018

 

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

200959

THE COMPANY:

My client is a well established leader in the food industry. This role in the Warehouse Department is to ensure shipments are sent/received in a timely manner. You will be reporting directly to the Warehouse Manager, ensuring that the other team members are remaining on schedule to accomplish their daily requirements. It is vital that the level of service and care is very high. They are located in Markham near Birchmount and the 407.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

They are ensuring the success of the Warehouse team by adding a skilled forklift operator who can also assist the Warehouse Manager in the day-to-day operations. They have a strong culture of team and family values.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Our core values are quality and service, and you will be a primary contributor to our overall success by doing an outstanding job in the role. You will work closely with our logistics and order fulfillment team. This is primarily a forklift operator role, with team oversite responsibilities. 

EXPERIENCE:  In order to be COMPETITIVE for this position, you will have:

  • Load, unload, move and stack product using a forklift
  • Prepare order for shipment, ensure that the exact number and type of product is loaded and shipped
  • Oversee freight handling and secure loads in accordance with established safety requirements
  • Tag, mark, or label stock items and ensure they are placed in correct storage location
  • Manage inventory of shipping materials and supplies
  • Report any discrepancies in inventory to management
  • Maintain organized work area according to policies, procedures, and safety regulations
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Forklift license required
  • Previous forklift experience required
  • Excellent communication, time management and task delegation skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment, oversee tasks and ensure deliverables are met

COMPENSATION:

$20-$25/hr with Benefits

EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Forklift license required
  • Previous forklift experience required

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Full-time - Hourly 

REQUIRED TRAVEL:

No

MANAGES OTHERS:

Some delegation responsibilities over team members.

CONTACT:

Gian (John) Mele, Senior Recruiting Consultant

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting (preferred) or email your resume to: gmele@stoakley.com

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RECRUITER:

Gian (John) Mele: http://stoakley.com/our-team/ 

KEYWORDS:

Forklift Operator, Team Lead, Warehouse 

ABOUT STOAKLEY-STEWART CONSULTANTS:

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants Ltd. is an Executive Search/Recruiting Firm with international reach. We opened our doors in 1977 and have grown to be one of the most successful employment agencies in Canada, boasting over 300 person-years of recruiting expertise.  We house a team of top-notch consultants, each acting as Subject Matter Expert in their chosen field. As a result we provide professional recruiting services to clients and candidates in a variety of industries.

This expansive breadth of experience allows us, as a firm, to satisfy all of your hiring/employment needs. In accordance with Canadian laws, it is the policy of Stoakley-Stewart Consultants to consider all qualified individuals for available positions without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, country of origin, age, disability etc.
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